pristine salt marshes and waterways on Hatteras Island
Glide through the beautiful salt marshes and waterways on the soundside of Hatteras Village.
We offer guided tours six days a week starting at Odens Dock in
Hatteras Village. The tours last about two hours and we gear it
towards your ability and experience level. Trips can
consist of up to 12 people.
We have five single kayaks and four double kayaks. Child booster seats are available for the very young.
Your guide will give you information about local history , wildlife and ecology.
The kayak tour includes the kayak, life jacket, guide, and a mini
lesson. Our suggestion is to bring water, a hat, sunscreen, and insect
repellent. Shoes are mandatory and alcohol is not permitted.
Reservations must be made in advance. It is a great way for multi-age
family and friend groups, along with couples, to see the natural
beauty of the island's waterways.
I have no experience kayaking. Can I still go?
Most of our customers have little or no experience. Your guide will
give you a mini lesson and instructions before you leave the dock and
of course is available during the trip.
What do I wear?
What do I wear?
Most people wear a bathing suit or shorts and a tee shirt. If you get hot, you can get wet.
What if I get tired?
try to accommodate all participants on the trip. Usually there is
someone else who would like to stop and take a break. Your guide has
excellent areas where you can pause and still enjoy the beauty of
What can I expect to see while kayaking the waters around Hatteras
The are many kinds of birds including skimmers, egrets, herons, ibises,
pelicans, loons, and gulls.
You may also see a varitey of salt
marsh plants and animals including fish, crustaceans, mollusks,
and tunicates. The scenery is to die for! Become immersed
in quiet scerene waterways, glorious sunrises and tranquil
sunsets. On the tours, your guide will share interesting folklore
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What is the cost of a kayak tour?
Guided kayak tours
cost $35.00 per person. We charge $10.00 for children under 5 riding in
a booster seat
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